About Jesse Owens

Jesse Owens
James Cleveland "Jesse" Owens was an American track and field athlete who specialized in the sprints and the long jump. He participated in the 1936 Summer Olympics in Berlin, Germany, where he achieved international fame by winning four gold medals: one each in the 100 meters, the 200 meters, the long jump, and as part of the 4x100 meter relay... Wikipedia
September 12, 1913, Oakville, Alabama, United States
March 31, 1980, Tucson, Arizona, United States

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